The table-toppers Gujarat Titans will take on bottom-placed Mumbai Indians in the 51st match of the Indian Premier League at the Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai on Friday. Gujarat is at the top of the points table with eight wins from 10 matches whereas Mumbai is at the bottom of the standings as they have managed a solitary win in their nine games.
We take a look at Picks for the match between Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Titans. We will look at head-to-head records, stats, and players to look out for in the upcoming match.
Current form for GT: L W W W W
Gujarat Titans had an off-day against Punjab Kings and they won’t be that disappointed to get a bad game out of their way before the playoff stages. However, the Titans will look to come up with a better batting show as they could only manage 143 runs against PBKS and return to winning ways.
Current form MI: W L L L L
Mumbai has struggled to get going in the ongoing season as they haven’t found any momentum. There have been a lot of changes as Mumbai has not yet found the right combination. However, winning in their last match against RR must have been a sign of relief for them.
Head to Head: This will be the first time these two teams will face each other in the IPL.
Players to look out for: Ishan Kishan, Rohit Sharma, Suryakumar Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Tymal Mills, and Jasprit Bumrah will hold the key for Mumbai Indians.
Hardik Pandya, Shubman Gill, Matthew Wade, Mohammed Shami, Rashid Khan, and Lockie Ferguson will hold the key for GT.
Gujarat Titans Probable XI: Shubman Gill, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Sai Sudharsan, Hardik Pandya, Abhinav Manohar, David Miller, Rahul Tewatia, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Shami, Lockie Ferguson, Yash Dayal.
Mumbai Indians XI Probable Playing XI: Rohit Sharma (C), Ishan Kishan (wk), Suryakumar Yadav, Tilak Verma, Tim David, Kieron Pollard, Daniel Sams, Hritik Shokeen, Jasprit Bumrah, Kumar Kartikeya, Riley Meredith.